News file for: Chinese Academy of Sciences
Scientists have found an ingenious use for cigarette ash, turning the porous material into an efficient arsenic water purifier.
Scientists have developed a faster and more efficient way to 3D print metal objects, special inks that print in the liquid phase.
The extraordinary migratory behavior of Monarch butterflies is largely determined by a single gene, scientists say.
While scientists haven’t been able to find sterile neutrinos yet, they now have a better idea of where to look for them, thanks to results from Daya Bay.
The Sahara desert is four to nine million years older than originally thought, scientists say.
Dr. Tan Tieniu from the Chinese Academy of Sciences has been elected to the Royal Academy of Engineering.
The discovery of three squirrel-like fossils in China suggests that mammals first appeared much earlier than previously thought.
Scientists discover that flying reptiles first seen in a science-fiction film may really have existed hundreds of millions of years ago in China.
Representatives from more than 140 countries have elected Chinese chemist Li Jinghai as vice-president of the International Council for Science.
A peptide isolated from the skin of salamanders could help mimic the rapid wound healing seen in lower animals.